E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1296783 (stock #465ar)
E & M Perez
$175.00
Each measuring 7" in diameter, and signed on the back "Kizan", these plates are delicately painted in overglaze enamels with gilding over the flowers and floral elements and around the rim. One dish features chrysanthemum blossoms, along with other floral elements, and green foliage. The other has a variety of purple flowers, and the larger flowers appear to be red trumpets. The details and painting are exceptionally fine, with equally delicate gilding...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1296781 (stock #464ar)
E & M Perez
$225.00
Measuring 3 1/4" square, and 2 1/2" high, this ceramic inkwell is in the form of a building typical of the Middle East and North Africa. The lid covers the single ink container, and makes a "roof" for the building. The clay body is a buff color, with glazes of blue, turquoise, green, mustard yellow, and magenta, all traditional colors for North African ceramics. In good condition, no chips or cracks, just minor wear to the high points on the scalloped roof line...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1296732 (stock #463ar)
E & M Perez
$850.00
Beautifully and artfully sculpted, this shaman, or sukia, sits with arms crossed on knees, smoking, in the traditional pose of these precolumbian figures from the region that now encompasses Costa Rica. Dating to the period 800-1400AD, it is in very good condition, with some loss to the toes on the right foot, and has some patinization from being handled, in addition to mineral encrustation. The lava stone is reddish gray, and the surface is mottled, as is the case with such stone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1292740 (stock #462ar)
E & M Perez
$175.00
This group of Canton porcelain wares includes three bowls and three plates (the bowls vary in depth and do not differ greatly from the mid sized plate). The largest bowl measures 8 3/4", the two other bowls and the plate are all 7 5/8", and the two smaller plates are roughly 6" (sight difference in size). Each one has a lightly scalloped edge. All in excellent condition, the mid sized plate has a bit of glaze rubbing along the edge...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1290825 (stock #457ar)
E & M Perez
$145.00
This group of antique Chinese Peking glass snuff bottles are made to depict stone and amber, with details, texture, and inclusions that are beautifully realistic. Each measures approximately 3" high (one a tad taller) and none have the original cap, though the "amber" bottle still has the cork and bone spoon. The green bottle looks like jade, complete with inclusions and slight variations in color, the darker bottle looks like amber, with spots and sections that are also very realistic...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1288272 (stock #453ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 7 1/2" high, this boxwood carving depicts the figure Liu Hai, holding the three legged frog of wealth. Well carved, with good detail, the figure has a deep rich color with a nice old patina. There is a small age crack on the left side, from the ear and down through the shoulder, ending just below the head of the frog...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1287883 (stock #452ar)
E & M Perez
$1,700.00
Of large size, this Huanghuali root or burl Scholars object features an interior bowl shaped area, which is most likely a brush washer. It measures 14" in length, 8 3/4" wide, and is 5" high, and has a darkened and soft patina. The grain of the wood is visible in many areas, with both pronounced striations and larger areas of dark coloration. The wood grain is very dense, heavy, and it has the slightly sweet odor found in Huanghuali wood...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1287670 (stock #448ar)
E & M Perez
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Signed by the maker, with the standard of 90 also impressed next to an indistinct Chinese mark, this fine cigarette case measures 3 1/4" x 4 1/4" (the tab another 1/8") and weighs a hefty 6 troy ounces. It is beautifully decorated with a finely detailed dragon, which covers both front and back. The dragon is solid, and is applied to the case. In very good condition, with spots of wear on the case, and a dent visible above the dragons head, also visible on the inside...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1281215 (stock #419ar)
E & M Perez
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Measuring 2 1/2" high, and 1 3/4'" wide, this lac burgaute snuff bottle is capped with a green stone holding an ivory spoon. With very precise and fine details, the body is decorated with sections of geometric designs of both gold inlay and colored mother of pearl. The central area contains floral and foliate designs, also in gold with mother of pearl pieces of pink, green, and blue. The base has an inlaid mark of gold...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1280211 (stock #415ar)
E & M Perez
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Of very large size (25") and heavy (13 pounds each), these bronze pricket candlesticks are Japanese in origin, late Meiji, and are signed with an etched mark on the bottom of each. They both have a very deep and rich patina, very dark brown, with no abrasions or dents. The top lotus form cups are separate, and slip tightly into the stem of the sticks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1280057 (stock #413ar)
E & M Perez
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With heavily raised decoration, this vessel is large, measuring 14 3/4" high and 13 1/2" inches wide. The ornately decorated vessel has a square stepped base, and the lid is topped with a recumbent elephant, its trunk raised...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1267392 (stock #388ar)
E & M Perez
$325.00
Of buff colored clay, with a bright crackled turquoise glaze, this lamp dates to a period between the 10th and 13th centuries. It measures 4 1/4" high, and the base is 5" in diameter. On a pedestal base, handled, with a deep base, the form is nicely balanced and well executed. Condition is good, with an apparent restoration on the lip of the base, approximately 1" wide (first two photos, restoration where white spot on rim is visible). Lovely color, with some iridescence to the glaze, this i...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1259568 (stock #370ar)
E & M Perez
$265.00
These two Georgian round base, baluster stem candlesticks match perfectly, and were obviously made by the same hand, with one being signed with spurious hallmarks. Of paktong, they have a very satiny surface with a very slight yellowish hue. The surface has evidence of wear, with slight scratches, abrasions, and very minor dents (the lip of smaller stick also is bent, evident in photos). The larger stick is 9 3/4" high, with a base of 4 5/8" in diameter, and the smaller stick is 7 3/4" high w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1254437 (stock #363ar)
E & M Perez
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Effigy graters (rollador) were utilized in the Tumaco region of what is now Colombia and Ecuador, by the Tolita culture, from approximately 500BC to 500AD, usually taking the stylized form of a fish or squid. Used to grate various vegetables, they were made with raised horizontal sections, and in this case, also had inset sharp stones in addition. This particular grater is artfully crafted, with the grated area created in contrasting sections, and the head with further incised decoration and r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1251973 (stock #362ar)
E & M Perez
$365.00
Executed in vivid polychrome enamels, this copper tray is a fine example of the enamel work done in what is now Syria, utilizing the firing method of cuerda seca, in which a heavy string is used to separate the enamels, and burns away during firing, leaving the enamel work in high relief. On copper, with a tin coating on the back, it measures 11 7/8" in diameter, and is in good condition, with two small areas of slight enamel loss, visible in close up photos (loss apparently due to small dents,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1231249 (stock #ar334)
E & M Perez
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Of deeply colored boxwood, with some figure in the wood, this netsuke is beautifully carved, with fine detail to face and clothing. It depicts a bearded figure, likely a sage, clad in flowing robes, holding a bowl aloft. The figure measures 2" high, and is in excellent condition, with a deep rich patina, and has signature on base (not completely legible, but one character is formed like a Z). There is a tiny loss, close to the right foot, that shows up as a dark spot. Given the patina and dry...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1211536 (stock #ar308)
E & M Perez
$375.00
This heavy bronze ewer, or Aftaba, is incised over the entire body, spout and handle with foliate designs, in banded and open areas, and has raised pear shaped designs on both sides of the body. Of classic Mughal design from Northern India, it dates to the 19th century. Measuring just a tad under 12", it is also about 12" wide from tip of spout to tail of handle. Some wear to feet, a few spots of verdigris, with no breaks or repairs, it has a brown patina, and may have been cleaned at some ti...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1198524 (stock #ar270)
E & M Perez
$225.00
Of classic and beautiful design, this set of Chinese embroidered applique panels are of the highest quality, with extremely finely detailed forbidden stitches, strong color and gold thread accents. In excellent condition, they are affixed to paper backing,and have never been utilized. They are nearly identical, with slight differences between the two (two butterflies in one). The paper sheets measure 11" x 9 1/2" and they fill much of the surface. From an old collection of Chinese embroidery...